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    Tag Archive Hearsay

    Month: January 2018

    Criminal Defense St. Petersburg Florida

    What Is Hearsay?

    A fundamental rule of criminal trials is that witnesses can only testify about what they saw or heard. When witnesses try to testify to second-hand information, they may be offering hearsay, which is generally prohibited. A skilled criminal defense attorney should lodge an appropriate objection asking the judge to exclude any hearsay testimony. He [...]

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